University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Statistics with Financial Mathematics

Graduates with skills in these areas are in demand. The course is about applying probabilistic, statistical and mathematical techniques in the finance industry. It's based on the MSc Statistics with additional training in the concepts, models and tools of modern mathematical finance. This course is accredited by the Royal Statistical Society.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree in mathematics. IELTS 6.5 (with no less than 6.0 in each part), or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules: data analysis; statistical laboratory; linear models; inference; financial mathematical, dependent data; stochastic processes and finance.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by exams, project work and a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

You may be able to get University and external company funding depending on your qualifications. We need to receive all funding applications by the first week in March.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,250 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 17,250 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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